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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CATHERINE NYIRENDA - THE MEDIA Institute in Southern Africa (MISA)-Zambia has called on Government to fund the Zambian Media Council (ZAMEC) to enable it start operating. This will also enable ZAMEC to employ an...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CHILA NAMAIKO - A THIRTEEN-YEAR-OLD girl of Chief Singani’s area who was impregnated by her 17-year-old uncle was yesterday rescued from a two-day-old marriage. Choma District Commissioner (DC) Bernadette Hamweemba and District Education Board...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CHARITY MOONGA - THE Ministry of Community Development, Mother and Child Health will this year set up a social cash transfer scheme aimed at helping families of street children. Permanent Secretary Elywn Chomba said...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KAIKO NAMUSA - GOVERNMENT has sent a message of condolences to Zambia’s High Commissioner to Botswana Robert Mataka over the death of his last born son. Acting Chief Government spokesperson, Fackson Shamenda said the...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CHILA NAMAIKO - POLICE have arrested a pharmacist at Mazabuka District Hospital for theft by public servant for allegedly stealing 4 x 500 tins of assorted sealed drugs worth over K320.00. Southern Province Police...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE - GOVERNMENT has set aside K58 million for the rehabilitation and construction of dip tanks across the country. Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Permanent Secretary David Shamulenga said the Government wanted to...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By BRIAN HATYOKA - ZAMBIA’s Tourism and Arts Minister Sylvia Masebo and her Zimbabwean counterpart Walter Mzembi are expected to hold a high level meeting with United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Secretary General Taleb...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MOFFAT CHAZINGWA - GOVERNMENT through the Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) is facilitating the setting up of a processing plant for copper and related industries in Mufulira district, Copperbelt Permanent Secretary Stanford Msichili has said....

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA - THE commissioning of the US$2 billion Sentinel Mine in Solwezi is set for June 2014, First Quantum Mine (FQM) Government affairs manager John Gladston has said. According to a Press statement...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE and MAYA NTANDA - A MORTUARY attendant and a nurse at Liteta Hospital accused of looting from the Chibombo accident involving a Zampost bus and a truck in which more than 50...

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